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Penny from heaven

Author: Jennifer L Holm
Publisher: New York : Yearling, 2007, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Elementary and junior high school : Fiction : English : 1st Yearling edView all editions and formats
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As she turns twelve during the summer of 1953, Penny gains new insights into herself and her family while also learning a secret about her father's death.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
History
Juvenile works
Juvenile fiction
Material Type: Elementary and junior high school, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennifer L Holm
ISBN: 9780375836893 0375836896
OCLC Number: 191912560
Awards: Newbery Honor Book, 2007.
Description: 274 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Best seat in the house --
The lucky bean --
Mrs. Morelli's brains --
A man who can fix a toilet --
The luckiest fella ever --
Uncles, uncles everywhere --
The translator --
Nonny's underwear --
The slider --
The water boy's treasure --
More peas, please --
No poking --
Better than angels --
All for the best --
A punishment worse than death --
So this is heaven --
Dumb and unlucky --
The last person on earth --
The bomb --
What's in a name --
A lucky girl --
A regular Norman Rockwell family.
Responsibility: Jennifer L. Holm.

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As she turns twelve during the summer of 1953, Penny gains new insights into herself and her family while also learning a secret about her father's death.

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